Germany shares lower at close of trade; DAX down 0.37%

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Germany shares lower at close of trade; DAX down 0.37%
Credit: © Reuters. – Germany equities were lower at the close on Monday, as losses in the Construction , Consumer & Cyclical and Insurance sectors propelled shares lower.

At the close in Frankfurt, the DAX fell 0.37%, while the MDAX index lost 0.49%, and the TecDAX index lost 0.48%.

The biggest gainers of the session on the DAX were Infineon Technologies AG NA O.N. (DE: IFXGn ), which rose 0.39% or 0.075 points to trade at 19.220 at the close. E.ON SE NA (DE: EONGn ) added 0.29% or 0.027 points to end at 9.483 and Thyssenkrupp AG O.N. (DE: TKAG ) was up 0.28% or 0.070 points to 25.255 in late trade.

Biggest losers included Linde AG O.N. (DE: LING ), which lost 1.36% or 2.25 points to trade at 162.60 in late trade. Adidas AG (DE: ADSGN ) declined 1.28% or 2.40 points to end at 185.30 and Deutsche Boerse AG (DE: DB1Gn ) shed 1.20% or 1.090 points to 89.540.

The top performers on the MDAX were Schaeffler AG Pref (DE: SHA_p ) which rose 2.09% to 11.74, Innogy SE (DE: IGY ) which was up 1.12% to settle at 37.430 and Metro AG (DE: MEOG ) which gained 1.04% to close at 9.243.

The worst performers were STADA Arzneimittel VNA O.N. (DE: STAGn ) which was down 3.81% to 80.030 in late trade, Hannover Rueck SE (DE: HNRGn ) which lost 2.02% to settle at 102.05 and Rheinmetall AG (DE: RHMG ) which was down 1.53% to 85.520 at the close.

The top performers on the TecDAX were Medigene NA O.N. (DE: MDG1k ) which rose 2.32% to 9.500, Evotec AG O.N. (DE: EVTG ) which was up 2.19% to settle at 16.590 and SMA Solar Technology AG (DE: S92G ) which gained 1.22% to close at 34.795.

The worst performers were Nordex SE O.N. (DE: NDXG ) which was down 3.17% to 11.285 in late trade, GFT Technologies AG (DE: GFTG ) which lost 2.21% to settle at 15.520 and Sartorius AG VZO O.N. (DE: SATG_p ) which was down 1.99% to 81.890 at the close.

Declining stocks outnumbered rising ones by 510 to 247 and 29 ended unchanged on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange.

The DAX volatility index , which measures the implied volatility of DAX options, was up 2.11% to 15.33.

In commodities trading, Gold Futures for December delivery was up 1.07% or 13.83 to $1311.73 a troy ounce. Meanwhile, Crude oil for delivery in October fell 3.34% or 1.60 to hit $46.27 a barrel, while the November Brent oil contract fell 1.23% or 0.64 to trade at $51.34 a barrel.

EUR/USD was up 0.42% to 1.1975, while EUR/GBP rose 0.03% to 0.9260.

The US Dollar Index Futures was down 0.30% at 92.19.

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